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Our exclusive series of guides will help you understand how to make money from your music and create a sustainable business. Empowering Creators at All Stages Every Career Builder Guides cover all the essential business and rights topics for music creators, at all career stages. Demystifying the fundamentals of the industry, topics include: Data & […]

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The Ivors Academy has provided a number of links, guides and videos are listed to help music creators access funding.   Looking for funding opportunities? Visit Help Musicians Funding Wizard to find out what opportunities are available Sound and Music’s opportunities page Live in Scotland? Visit Creative Scotland’s opportunities page Consider joining the Creative Entrepreneurs’ […]

1. Keep good records A well-ordered record-keeping system that provides easy access to information is the backbone of any profitable business. If you don’t have good records you will incur unnecessary professional fees, make more mistakes which could possibly trigger tax and VAT penalties, and you will never really know how well you are doing. […]

You may not always agree with the 20 million people who get a song to the top spot, but that’s irrelevant in this craft. One man who should know is Ralph Murphy. He has written hits for decades – not top tens, not number twos but number one hits (because who ever threw a number […]


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